Respondus 4.0



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Respondus is used to create quizzes, surveys, and self-tests external to Blackboard. You can create documents to convert to text files and upload them directly to your Blackboard folder.

License Information

Current Version

License Type


License Effective Dates

8/1/21 through 7/31/22 (renewed annually)

Products Included

Respondus 4.0

Terms of Use

Faculty/Staff only. Installation is required for use. Windows users can have it installed on their computers. Mac users will need to use the Citrix Virtual Lab. Can be installed on both Mason-owned and personal computers.

Note: Use for educational/academic purposes only.


How to Access

This application is available for Mason-managed devices in:

This application is available in the following technology labs:

Instructions to install Respondus Test Creation Application are available in the Knowledge Base.

Getting Help

This application is fully supported by ITS. Every effort will be made by ITS to find a solution to problems within the application which may include remote help for support or additional assistance from the vendor. Please contact the ITS Support Center for assistance.

Support Level

Level 1